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When standing up, guitarists can adjust a strap to personal comfort or ergonomics. But trying to get the same feel when sitting in the studio or rehearsal room can be a challenge, with players often slouching over the instrument or tightening the strap to provide the same access to the neck that they'd get on stage. The Performaxe is a leg rest for electrics that's been designed to put fre
A data report published by Piwag determines the top ten motivations players have for picking up certain games. ...
The sky was still dark when we left our lodgings in northeast England. My husband, photographer Luke Collins, carefully drove the narrow hedge-lined roads. I closed my eyes for a few more precious moments of sleep. “Why am I doing this?” I wondered.I’ve wondered this many times while partaking in Luke’s photo expeditions — during a bitterly cold winter sunrise in Utah, on a treacherous hike
Although artificial hearts have been around for some time now, there's just one that's approved for human use in the US, and it's only intended to keep patients going until they can get a heart transplant. A device being developed by the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), however, is designed to be a permanent fix...Continue Reading Permanent artificial heart is playing for keepsCateg
Zivix has announced the third generation of its pleasantly portable Jamstik smart guitar MIDI controller. The company is now offering different models to serve learners and more experienced players – with more frets, more power and (hopefully) more picking fun...Continue Reading Zivix doubles the portable playing fun for next gen smart guitarCategory: MusicTags: Guitar Instrume
Acoustic guitar players who want to fatten up their sound with a little distortion, add some roomy-sounding reverb or push out some delay can pop in a soundhole pickup and cable it up to pedals and an amp or route sounds captured by a microphone through and effects loop. With the Pulse, they can tap into such things from the instrument itself – no cables, no pedals, no amps...Continue Reading
A whammy bar on a guitar allows players to add vibrato to some chops while picking, and the Vibe Bar from Claude Woodward does the same for MIDI keyboards. It allows music makers to cook in pitch bends and vibrato using the same hand that's playing the notes...Continue Reading Vibe Bar offers playing hand expression to MIDI musiciansCategory: MusicTags: Digital music MIDIRelate
Gamasutra takes a look back on what this intensely personal game about a youthful online romance has to say about the bonds that we form with one another via technology. ...
Night Witches is an RPG about an all-woman WWII-era Soviet night bomber regiment. Despite subpar equipment and no small amount of sexism, they terrorized the Nazis all across the Eastern Front. ...
it has two separate arms and uses artificial intelligence to predict the human player’s movement, the speed of the ball and the trajectory to determine his opponent’s skill level with around 90% accuracy.The post OMRON’s forpheus ping pong playing robot uses artificial intelligence appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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